Collection 112 - Records of the Centre for Applied Legal Studies (CALS)

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ZA MR-RT-112

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Records of the Centre for Applied Legal Studies (CALS)

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  • 1980 - 1999 (Accumulation)

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12 boxes. Only a small proporation relates to the Rivonia Trial ; Publications, Text-based documents

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Memoranda and other documents on political trials, conscientious objection, detentions, repression and the ANC Constitutional Committee. Section P1 Political Trials contains reports and documents concerning political trials in South Africa, including amongst others:

  • Treason Trial (from: Political Science Quarterly)
  • Mandela speech from the Dock (Rivonia Trial 1964)
  • State vs. Dean of Johannesburg (1972)
  • The trial of the 13 (Ngkungwana and others) By Shauna Westcott
  • Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim vs. the Apartheid State. By Rudi Boon
  • The Passtoors trial. By Willem C van Manen
  • Political Trials, South Africa 1976-1979. By Glenn Moss
  • Security and related Trials in SA July 1976-May 1977 (SAIRR)
  • Security Trials 1978 by Linda Ensor
  • Letter from Judge Didcott to John Dugard re Andrew Zondo
  • Delmas Trial 1980s
  • Upington (Paballelo) 1989
  • ‘The Sun Will Rise’ statements from the dock by SA political prisoners (Sobukwe, Mandela, Sisulu, Motsoaledi, Mlangeni, Mkwayi, Fischer, ja Toivo, Tuhadeleni, April, Lekota, Mokoape, Suttner, Sexwale, Tsiki, Ramokgadi, Seko, Nkosi, Mothlanthe) Ed Mary Benson, 1981
  • Political trials seminar. 19-21 May 1989
  • Political prisoner status: Namibia 1989/1990

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